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Historical Outbursts

Kelly Robinson

Freelance writer Kelly Robinson reports on the fascinating side stories she encounters while doing historical research for magazines and websites, illuminating the weird and the wonderful parts of our forgotten past.

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Jul 4, 2018 Kelly Robinson
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Martha Mansfield is largely forgotten in all but dedicated silent film circles, but her quick rise to stardom and tragic death make hers a story worth remembering.
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Jun 20, 2018 Kelly Robinson
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A brief biography of film's most-seen performer.
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Jun 13, 2018 Kelly Robinson
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The origins of the twisted tribute. Pop culture references abound that describe the practice of drinking champagne from a woman's shoe. Where does this idea come from? Who did it first, and why? Hint: it's not the story you'll read on Wikipedia.
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May 30, 2018 Kelly Robinson
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Baseball was invented long before the hot dog. So what were people eating at games in baseball's early days?
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Apr 25, 2018 Kelly Robinson
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Trailer for upcoming podcast Historical Outbursts, launching this May.